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Silvia Federici

Silvia
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Italian American scholar, teacher, and feminist activist

Silvia Federici's Academic­Influence.com Rankings

Sociology
#666
World Rank
#807
Historical Rank
#285
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Women's Studies
#9
World Rank
#9
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#7
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Gender Studies
#20
World Rank
#20
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#6
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sociology Degrees
Philosophy
#410
World Rank
#826
Historical Rank
#192
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Logic
#3327
World Rank
#4321
Historical Rank
#638
USA Rank
philosophy Degrees

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According to Wikipedia, Silvia Federici is a scholar, teacher, and feminist activist based in New York. She is a professor emerita and teaching fellow at Hofstra University in New York State, where she was a social science professor. She also taught at the University of Port Harcourt in Nigeria. In 1972, with Mariarosa Dalla Costa and Selma James, she co-founded the International Feminist Collective, the organization that launched the campaign for Wages for Housework. In 1990, Federici co-founded the Committee for Academic Freedom in Africa , and, with Ousseina Alidou, was the editor of the CAFA bulletin for over a decade. She was also a member of the Academic Association of Africa Scholars and among the voices generating support for the struggles of students across the African continent and in the United States. In 1995, in the course of the campaign to demand the liberation of Mumia Abu-Jamal, she cofounded the Radical Philosophy Association anti-death penalty project, an organization intended to help educators become a driving force towards its abolition. From 1979 to 2003, she was a member of the Midnight Notes Collective.

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Silvia Federici's Published Works

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What Are Silvia Federici's Academic Contributions?

Silvia Federici is most known for their academic work in the field of philosophy. They are also known for their academic work in the fields of and sociology.

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